Festival Leadership

The Baby Fold Staff

  • President & CEO: Dianne Schultz 309.451.7201
  • Vice President of Development and Public Relations: Aimee Beam 309.451.7206
  • Assistant Vice President of Major Gifts and Planned Giving: Norris Porter 309.451.7204
  • Coordinator of Development Operations: Jessica McLane 309.451.7205
  • Development and Public Relations Coordinator: Jill Riesenberg 309.451.7203
  • Development and Public Relations Assistant: Kate Kirby 309.451.7202
  • Christian Life Coordinator: Rev. Lori Bultemeier 309.557.1075

Standing Committees

  • Sponsorships: Norris Porter and Jill Riesenberg
  • Presentation: Dr. Danielle Miller-Schuster
  • Celebrity Place: Amy Ponce and Ann Gilmore
  • Gingerbread Village: Jean Kaufman and Linda Park
  • Tree Designers: Ashley Montgomery
  • Jingle Bell Junction: Bloomington/Normal Chapter of HOPE Worldwide and Anne Ozbun
  • Festival Treats: Rev. Lori Bultemeier and Charlotte Talkington
  • Entertainment: Anne Ozbun 
  • Customer Experience: Carolyn Yockey, Lindsey Powell, Ann Harding, Abbie Hendee, Breana Pajor, and Martha Everman
  • Festival Treasurer: Martha Everman